Crab Orchard, WV Profile: Facts & Data

Advertisement

Crab Orchard Local Links & Resources:
Hotels | Resources | ALL Crab Orchard Content

Also See: Crab Orchard, WV ZIP Codes & ZIP Code Maps | Local Area Photos

Crab Orchard, West Virginia - Basic Facts

The Crab Orchard Census Designated Place had a population of 2,832 as of July 1, 2018.

The primary coordinate point for Crab Orchard is located at latitude 37.7339 and longitude -81.2224 in Raleigh County. The formal boundaries for the Crab Orchard Census Designated Place (see map below) encompass a land area of 2.24 sq. miles and a water area of 0.01 sq. miles. Raleigh County is in the Eastern time zone (GMT -5). The elevation is 2,290 feet.

The Crab Orchard Census Designated Place (GNIS ID: 2389365) has a U1 Census Class Code which indicates a census designated place with an official federally recognized name. It also has a Functional Status Code of "S" which identifies a statistical entity.

The Crab Orchard Census Designated Place is located within District 1, a minor civil division (MCD) of Raleigh County.

Alternate Unofficial Names for Crab Orchard: Craborchard.

Jump to... (On This Page!)
  1. Crab Orchard 2018 Demographic Data
  2. Growth Rates for Crab Orchard (Historical & 5-Year Forecast)
  3. Peer Comparisons (Rank and Percentile)
  1. Neighborhoods Demographics (Home Values, Household Income, etc.)
  2. West Virginia Research Tools (Easy Tools & Current Data)
  3. West Virginia Data Comparison Tool - 2018 Demographics

Research a West Virginia Address and get...

Boundary Maps, Demographic Data, School Zones Review maps and data for the neighborhood, city, county, ZIP Code, and school zone. July 1, 2018, data includes home values, household income, percentage of homes owned, rented or vacant, etc.


Advertisement

Crab Orchard, WV Data & Demographics (As of July 1, 2018)

POPULATION

Total Population 2,832
Population in Households 2,832
Population in Familes 2,363
Population in Group Qrtrs 0
Population Density2 1,266
Diversity Index3 6
 

INCOME

Median Household Income $44,727
Average Household Income $55,649
Per Capita Income $22,931

HOUSING

Total Housing Units 1,262 (100%)
Owner Occupied HU 903 (71.6%)
Renter Occupied HU 263 (20.8%)
Vacant Housing Units 96 ( 7.6%)
Median Home Value $109,886
Average Home Value $119,352
 

HOUSEHOLDS

Total Households 1,166
Average Household Size 2.43
Family Households 812
Average Family Size 3
NOTES
  1. Demographics are point estimates for July 1st of the current year and each for the forecast years. See References for more information.
  2. Population Density = Total Population per square mile.
  3. The Diversity Index is a scale of 0 to 100 that represents the likelihood that two persons, chosen at random from the same area, belong to different race or ethnic groups. If an area's entire population belongs to one race AND one ethnic group, then the area has zero diversity. An area's diversity index increases to 100 when the population is evenly divided into two or more race/ethnic groups.

GROWTH RATE / YEAR

2010-2018 2018-2023
Population 0.68% -0.12%
Households 0.62% -0.17%
Families 0.58% -0.3%
Median Household Income   2.47%
Per Capita Income   2.92%

Crab Orchard, WV - Peer Comparisons by Rank and Percentile

The table below compares Crab Orchard to the other 405 incorporated cities, towns and CDPs in West Virginia by rank and percentile using July 1, 2018 data. The location Ranked # 1 has the highest value. A location that ranks higher than 75% of its peers would be in the 75th percentile of the peer group.

Variable Description Rank Percentile
Total Population # 60 85th
Population Density # 118 71st
Diversity Index # 296 28th
Median Household Income # 108 74th
Per Capita Income # 163 60th

Additional comparisons and rankings can be made with a VERY EASY TO USE West Virginia Census Data Comparison Tool.

Quick & Easy Ways to...

  1. Get Current Demographic Data for Cities, Towns, and ZIP Codes
  2. View Boundary Maps, for Cities, Towns, and ZIP Codes
  3. Locate Physical, Cultural, and Historical Features
  4. Research Public Schools & Attendance Zones

West Virginia Census Data Comparison Tool

Compare West Virginia July 1, 2018 Data
Data:
Locations:
Highest or Lowest:
Results:
Advertisement